Current rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Jan Blachowicz vs Nikita Krylov preview
When is Blachowicz vs Krylov?
Jan Blachowicz could potentially take on Nikita Krylov, in Summer 2023.
The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Blachowicz vs Krylov stats
Jan Blachowicz would step into the octagon with a record of 29 wins, 9 loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 9 by submission.
Nikita Krylov would make his way to the cage with a record of 30 wins, 9 loses and 0 draws, with 12 of those wins by knock out and 16 by submission.
The stats suggest Krylov would have a slight advantage in power over Blachowicz, with a 40% knock out percentage over Blachowicz's 31%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Krylov would have a large advantage over Blachowicz, boosting at 53% submission rate over Blachowicz's 31%.
Jan Blachowicz is the older man by 10 years, at 40 years old.
Krylov has a height advantage of 1 inch over Blachowicz. Despite this, both fighters have equal reach.
Blachowicz is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2007, 5 years and 5 months earlier than Krylov, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 32 more professional rounds, 87 to Krylov's 55.
Blachowicz vs Krylov form
Blachowicz has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight, he drew Magomed Ankalaev at UFC 282 on 10th December 2022 by split draw in their 5 round contest in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Aleksandar Rakic at UFC Fight Night: Błachowicz vs. Rakić on 14th May 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Glover Teixeira at UFC 267 on 30th October 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight.
Before that, he had beat Israel Adesanya at UFC 259 on 6th March 2021 by unanimous decision in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
He had won against Dominick Reyes at UFC 253 on 26th September 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Krylov has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight, he beat Ryan Spann at UFC Fight Night: Yan vs. Dvalishvili on 11th March 2023 by submission in the 1st round at The Theater at Virgin Hotels, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Volkan Oezdemir at UFC 280 on 22nd October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Alexander Gustafsson at UFC Fight Night London on 23rd July 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at The O2, London, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had lost to Paul Craig at UFC Fight Night London on 19th March 2022 by submission in the 1st round at 02 Arena, London.
He had won against Johnny Walker at UFC on ESPN+ 28 on 14th March 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Ginásio Nilson Nelson, Brasilia, Brazil.
In terms of recent activity, Jan Blachowicz has been fighting more than Nikita Krylov.
Jan Blachowicz last fought 3 months and 13 days ago, while Nikita Krylov's last outing was 12 days ago.
Blachowicz's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 25 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.4 rounds on average.
Krylov's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 9 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Blachowicz vs Krylov?
Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Blachowicz vs Krylov yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.
Leave a Reply
You must be logged in to post a comment.